Indian Poultry Industry is one of the fastest growing segments of the agricultural sector today in India. India is world's second largest egg producer and the fifth largest producer of broilers. Tamil Nadu is second leading state in poultry meat production with 427.53 thousand tonnes in 2016-17 which accounts for 12.34 per cent of the poultry meat production of the country. Tamil Nadu ranks first in the country's egg production with a production of 16.68 billion eggs in 2016-17. Tamil Nadu accounts for 18.93 per cent of country's egg production (APEDA).
A very significant feature of India's poultry industry is its transformation from a mere backyard activity into a major commercial activity with adoption of Mechanization, Computerization and Automation in the Poultry Production Technology. Thus, to - day’s poultry Industry needs skilled Human resource having adequate on poultry production, processing and technology.
To meet out the technical man power demand of the Poultry Industry, the Government of Tamil Nadu started the College of Poultry Production and management at Hosur during the year 2011-12 vide G.O. Ms. No. 81, issued by the Secretary, Animal Husbandry & Fisheries Dept., Govt. of Tamil Nadu on 08.08.2011. The College of Poultry production and Management is established in 80 acres of land at Mathigiri, Hosur and offers B.Tech (Poultry Technology), an unique course first of its kind in India with an annual intake capacity of 40 students, which will deal exclusively with Poultry Engineering, Processing technologies for Poultry meat and Egg and Poultry Production Technologies. The undergraduate Programme of B.Tech., (Poultry Technology) of 4 years course in 8 semesters from the year 2011-12. The passed out graduates from CPPM, Hosur, were placed in renowned MNC companies during their campus placement.
At present, the College is embarked to offer B.Tech., (Poultry Technology) at the undergraduate level. Steps have already been taken to get AICTE approval for the Course. The college is gearing up to impart quality education in poultry engineering and technology by the young and energetic team of faculty. Guest lectures, field trips, industrial visits and skill development programmes are part of the regular educational process.
The following on-going projects of CPPM, Hosur helps the students to have practical hands on training in day today poultry operations.
|S.No||Title of the programme||Funding agency||Fund outlay (in Lakh rupees)|
|1||Poultry Seed project||ICAR||203.57|
|2||Establishment of Feed manufacturing unit||TANUVAS|
|3||Establishment of Feed testing laboratory||Govt. of India||28.00|
|4||Experiential Learning – Setting up of Facilities for hands on training on Model turkey post harvest technology unit||ICAR||50.00|
|5||TANUVAS SMART mineral mixture centre||TANUVAS||3.00|
|6||Establishment of Kadaknath chicken unit||TANUVAS|
|7||Establishment of Japanese quail breeder unit||TANUVAS|
|8||Establishment of native chicken unit||TANUVAS|
The Existing library of College of Poultry Production and Management strives to be a pioneer in the country to support research and teaching in the areas of Poultry Engineering and Technology. Currently, the library is being subscribed with 1500 books and 61 journals from various disciplines of Basic science, Poultry science, Engineering and Technology. The library is fully automated and provides exceptional atmosphere for the students and staff to access journals and periodicals, textbooks and reference books.
The e – library has is acting as online knowledge hub to the students and faculty to access internet in this college. This college is Wi – Fi enabled with hi speed internet facility and is connected by LAN and WAN connection. The reprographic facility in the library helps the students to design and propose innovative projects at the Undergraduate level. The 10 kva UPS provides uninterrupted service to this laboratory.
The college has well equipped laboratories to educate the students during practical’sbased on curriculum many equipment’s were available and to do research. A very well established Poultry farm complex with hatchery unit, breeder and commercial poultry unit, poultry processing laboratory, feed mill unit, feed testing laboratory are available for hands on training to the students.
A well furnished hostel facility is available within the campus for both boys and girls of UG students separately. Rooms are well ventilated with complete mosquito netting. The students are provided with hot water, RO drinking water, indoor gym, washing machine and in-house mess. The mess is run by students themselves to ensure that a balanced and nutritious meal is served to students.
The college has a well ventilated examination hall with an approximate capacity of 100 students to take up the exam at a time.
A well established poultry farm complex is having 20 sheds to house various poultry species. It is meant for instructional purpose and to establish hands on training to the students. At present Poultry Seed Project is functioning in CPPM at a cost of 203.57 lakhs funded by ICAR, New Delhi.
The feed mixing complex is established in 12102 square feet area with an additional 2163 square feet of drying yard. The complex has
The Livestock feed unit was established at a cost of Rs. 27 lakhs under revolving fund from TANUVAS. The feed unit is a semi – automated establishment having a production capacity of 2.0 tons / hr. The feed unit is installed to produce both livestock and poultry feeds.
The TANUVAS SMART mineral mixture unit is established at a cost of 3 lakhs under revolving fund from TANUVAS. The mixture capacity is 200kgs / 15 minutes.
The college has a well furnished and well equipped Conference Hall with the state of art audio visual facility to accommodate 100 members and a Board room for routine in house meetings.
CPPM, Hosur in association with Directorate of Distance Education, TANUVAS is conducting skill development training programme entitled "Poultry Vaccinator" for the unemployed people to create self confidence and self employment opportunities.
|Dr. S.T.Selvan||Dean||+91-+91- 9940178909||deancppm[at]tanuvas[dot]org[dot]in|
|Department of Poultry Business Management|
|Dr. J. Ramesh||Professor and Head||+91-9444155312||jramesh[dot]vet[at]gmail[dot]com|
|Dr. K.Rajendran||Assistant Professoremail@example.com|
|Er. G.Velayudham||Assistant Professorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr.C.Senthamil Pandian||Assistant Professor|
|Department of Poultry Engineering|
|Department of Poultry Management|
|Dr. P. Shamsudeen||Professor and Head||+91-9486242799||shams_phd[at]rediffmail[dot]com|
|Dr. G. Raj Manohar||Associate Professor||+91-9442353694||rajmanovet[at]gmail[dot]com|
|Dr. D. Illaya Bharathi||Assistant Professor||+91-9944612350||ilayasmail[at]gmail[dot]com|
|Department of Poultry Technology|
|Dr. R. Annal Villi||Professor and Heademail@example.com|
|Dr. P.Selvan||Assistant Professorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. M. Anandhi||Assistant Professor||+91-7402205022||dranandhim[at]gmail[dot]com|
College of Poultry Production and Management,
Hosur - 635 110, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: +91-4344 689005